July 30th, 2014

Hawaii Five 0::team::Ohana

Word of the Day 7/30/14 Vanity Fair

Vanity Fair (noun)

1. (in Bunyan's Pilgrim's Progress) a fair that goes on perpetually in the town of Vanity and symbolizes worldly ostentation and frivolity.
2. (often lowercase) any place or group, as the world or fashionable society, characterized by or displaying a preoccupation with idle pleasures or ostentation.
3. (italics) a novel (1847–48) by Thackeray.

Now YOU come up with a sentence (or fic? or graphic?) that best illustrates the word.
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  • alba17

Pool Party Fics: MCU and Penny Dreadful

I wrote two MCU, Maria Hill/Natasha Romanoff drabbles for femslash100:

Title: Her Favorite Spot
Rating: Teen
Word count: 200
Prompt: Beauty
Summary: Maria finds beauty in the unexpected.

Title: Consequences
Rating: Teen
Word Count: 100
Prompt: Bruise
Summary: What happens when Maria and Natasha spar.

I also wrote these:

Many Happy Returns (641 words) by alba17
Chapters: 1/1
Fandom: Captain America (Movies), Marvel Cinematic Universe, The Avengers (Marvel Movies)
Rating: General Audiences
Warnings: No Archive Warnings Apply
Characters: Steve Rogers, Natasha Romanov, Sam Wilson (Marvel)
Additional Tags: Friendship, Angst, Fluff, Fluff and Angst, Birthday, Birthday Presents

For prompt at fic_promptly on Dreamwidth: Avengers - Steve - it feels wrong to celebrate his birthday, considering how many he's lost while under the ice

Portent (246 words) by alba17
Chapters: 1/1
Fandom: Penny Dreadful (TV)
Rating: General Audiences
Warnings: No Archive Warnings Apply
Relationships: Mina Harker/Vanessa Ives
Characters: Mina Harker, Vanessa Ives
Additional Tags: Backstory, Angst, Pre-Slash, Teenagers, Pre-Canon, Episode Related

Mina receives a surprise nighttime visit. (possible alternate scene from 1.05, when they were teenagers)

I also started a Steve/Bucky kink meme fill with almost 1000 words but it's just begun.